Field Test: Eight of this Year’s Best Paddling Shoes

Field Test: Eight of this Year’s Best Paddling Shoes

The array of great paddling shoes available on the market continues to grow as we approach the 2017 season. From muck boots to paddling shoes and, of course, the classic neoprene booties, our expert testers have reviewed a wide array of footwear for paddlers. Click the links below to read about some of this year’s best options:


Five Ten Eddy

Five Ten applies their legendary rubber to a sleek and durable paddling shoe.


Keen Aphlex

A sturdy hiking shoe for heavy loads and muddy conditions.


NRS Velocity Shoe

The NRS Velocity is a sturdy. purpose-built, high-top paddling shoe with plenty of support and cushion for long portages.


Body Glove Dynamo Rapid

The Body Glove Dynamo Rapid is a minimalist water shoe for light and fast adventures.



The article was originally published on Standup Paddling

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